Sport Industry Operations - Human Performance and Sports Tenure Track Faculty - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States


Detailed Job Description

The candidate will be a vital member of the Sport Industry Operations (SIO) faculty and be required to follow all tenure-track faculty responsibilities described in the MSCD Faculty Trustees Handbook.
Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
1) teaching 12 credit hours per semester related to the SIO curriculum;
2) supervising SIO field experiences and/or internships;
3) networking and marketing the SIO program in the greater Denver area, nationally, and internationally;
4) advising students;
5) performing academic service to the department, school, college and community; and
6) engaging in scholarly activities appropriate to the discipline.

The candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

Teaching is the act of creating and maintaining an environment which enhances the opportunities for student learning and discipline-related growth; it includes advising students to facilitate graduation and to transition to post-baccalaureate careers or further educational opportunities.

Scholarly Activities:
Scholarly and creative activities are disciplinary or interdisciplinary expressions or interpretations that develop ideas, frame questions, create new forms of representation, solve problems, or explore enduring puzzles.

Service is participation in the shared governance of the academy and the use of disciplinary or professional expertise and talents to contribute to the betterment of multiple environments, including professional and disciplinary associations, or non-profit and governmental agencies.

Other Duties:
Faculty engaged in other duties, including faculty on reassigned time to serve in roles such as Department Chairs or Directors, will be reviewed on those activities.

Required Qualifications

All but dissertation completed in the Sport Industry Operations/Management or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in the Sport Industry Operations/Management or related field. Higher education teaching experience and experience in accreditation and curriculum development. Applicants with demonstrated experience in the recruitment and/or retention of underserved students, including students of color, preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Your resume and cover letter MUST be attached to the application at Special Instructions on COVER LETTER - 1) cover letter of application which describes professional activities as they related to the criteria and conditions listed above. The narrative must be organized using the headings RESPONSIBILITIES and QUALIFICATIONS listed above;
2) curriculum vitae;
3) three current letters of reference; and
4) copies of transcripts documenting relevant course work

to Dr. Susan Bertelsen, Search Committee Chair, Department of Human Performance and Sport.

If you cannot attach you're letters of recommendation or transcripts please mail ot fax them to:

Susan Bertelsen, Chair
Sport Industry search F 356
Human Performance and Sport
Metro State
P.O. Box 173362, CB 25
Denver CO 802177-3362

Fax: 303-556-8301

Keyword Phrases

  • Sport Industry Operations
  • Human Performance and Sports Tenure Track Faculty
  • Human Performance & Sport
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelor's and master's degrees
  • Sports Mgmt, Recreation & Leisure Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 11/28/2011